Lots of music tonight

The playlist was long and chock full of great music by some of our favorites.  Not too many details about tonight’s show, but if folks are in the area and are reading this and looking for a great music event to take in on Sunday, you will want to check out Arann Harris and The Farm Band with The Wronglers (Warren Hellman’s band) at The Mystic Theater in Petaluma on December 12 at 5:30 p.m.  It’s the big give back! In the mean time, check out these clips and the playlist.

We’ve also been in touch with Homer Joy and his wife Suzan, the songwriter of long running hit, “Streets Of Bakersfield.”  Homer’s waiting for a second heart transplant.  Homer’s wife Suzan says “it’s a long hard haul” and they’re “hopeful he will get one soon.”  We wish Homer great health until he can get himself a new heart.  He’s got a lot more songs to lay down and his band is waiting for him to get better so they can get back to recording.  While Homer is waiting for his heart, he’s making his home in Bakersfield.  “Streets Of Bakersfield isn’t the only thing Homer’s done, we played a great song off of his “Someday It’ll Be Country” album tonight.  It’s only one of a bunch of great songs Homer’s given us.  Homer, we are thinking of you!

Artist Cut Album Label
Tim Hus Bakersfield Music Bushpilot Buckaroo Stony Plain Records
The Sadies Translucent Sparrow Favourite Colours Yep Roc
George Jones White Lightning The Essential George Jones Sony
Gary Stewart Your Place or Mine The Essential Gary Stewart RCA
The Maddox Brothers & Rose Honky Tonkin’ America’s Most Colorful Hillbilly Band – Vol. 1 Arhoolie Records
Rosie Flores Get Rhythm girl of the century Bloodshot Records
Rosie Flores Run Run Rudolph Christmasville Durango Rose
Jimmie Dolan & His Texas Ramblers I knew that you were foolin’ all along Swingbillies – Hillbilly & Western Swing ace
Red Meat Under the Wrench Alameda County Line Ranchero Records
Dwight Yoakam Late Great Golden State Population Me Audium
The Pine Valley Cosmonauts San Antonio Rose The Pine Valley Cosmonauts Salute the Majesty of Bob Wills Bloodshot Records
Michelle Shocked Goodnight Irene Short Sharp Shocked Polygram
Johnny Cash Five Feet High and Rising The Essential Johnny Cash Sony
Johnny Cash The Rebel – Johnny Yuma The Essential Johnny Cash Sony
Homer Joy Play me some Rythm and Blues Someday It’ll Be Country First Stone Productions
Buck Owens & Dwight Yoakam Streets of Bakersfield Buck Owens: 21 #1 Hits: The Ultimate Collection Rhino
Neko Case Guided By Wire Furnace Room Lullaby Mint Records
Rosie Flores and Wanda Jackson Woman Walk Out The Door Heart Trouble CMH Records
Ground Speed & Nora O’Connor Poor Old Heartsick Me Poor Little Knitter On the Road – A Tribute to the Knitters Bloodshot Records
Wanda Jackson Crying Time Heart Trouble CMH
77 El Deora Bad Boy Sirens Western Independent Recordings
Merle Haggard Branded Man best of merle haggard EMI
Merle Haggard Sing Me Back Home best of merle haggard EMI
Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan Mountain Dew Songs from the Real America Swinging Pig Records
Johnny Cash & Bob Dylan I Still Miss Someone Songs From The Real America Swingin’ Pig Records
Tom Russell Band Big Water Anthology: Veteran’s Day shout
The Councilmen Box Car Sermon Untitled self
Red Simpson Johnny Law The Best of Red Simpson EMI
Stone River Boys Boomerang Love on the Dial cow island
Sheryl Crow & Emmylou Harris Juanita Return of the Grievous Angel: A Tribute to Gram Parsons ALMO Sounds
Staples Singers The Weight Marty Stuart Compadres Universal Music Company
Ruby Dee & The Snakehandlers Make It Last North of Bakersfield Dionysus Records

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  1. Thank you for posting these videos. Great stuff. I especially like the Johnny Cash and Homer Joy videos. I’m hoping and praying that good health comes Homer’s way.

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